Beinn Bheigeir facts for kids
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Southeast facing slopes of Beinn Bheigeir
|Elevation||491 m (1,611 ft)|
|Prominence||491 m (1,611 ft)|
|Parent peak||none - HP Islay|
|Location||Argyll and Bute, Scotland|
Beinn Bheigeir (occasionally anglicised as "Ben Vicar") is a hill on the island of Islay in Scotland, UK. At 491 m, it is the highest of the seven 'Marilyn' hills on Islay, and the highest point on the island.
It is in the south east of Islay in the Ardtalla Estate. One possible approach is from Ardtalla: Start by following the path north towards Proaig, then turn west towards Beinn Bheigier. Once some height is gained turn northwest to walk around the hill towards Bealach Corrach. Walk west towards the bealach, then steeply climb up to reach the summit.
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